College Advisors for the School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures

For genereal inquiries about foreign language study, the CLAS advisors are the best starting point. They can also connect you with a specific language advisor or faculty member on the departmental level

Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Departments of African & African-American Studies; American Studies; French, Francophone & Italian Studies; German Studies; Latin American & Caribbean Studies; Spanish & Portuguese; and Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2650D
Office Hours:

M – F, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Walk-ins on Wednesdays 1:00 – 4:00 pm 

or by appointment 

Graduate Academic Advisor, Classics, East Asian Languages & Cultures, French, Francophone & Italian Studies, German Studies, Philosophy, Slavic and Eurasian Languages & Literatures, Spanish & Portuguese
Wescoe Hall, Room 3107
Office Hours:

M – F: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and by appointment

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Assistant Professor of French, Undergraduate Director of French; Interim Graduate Director Spring 2022
Wescoe Hall, Room 2059
Spring 2022 Office Hours:

M, W: 2:00-3:00 pm 

Both In-Person and Via Zoom or Skype

Both In-Person and Via Zoom or Skype

Patrizio Ceccagnoli
Associate Professor of Italian, Undergraduate Director of Italian
Wescoe Hall, Room 2062
Spring 2022 Office Hours:

T Th 4:00-5:00 pm and by appointment 


Director of Graduate Studies

Professor of French, Director of Graduate Studies
Wescoe Hall, Room 2073
Spring 2022 Office Hours:

T Th 10:30-11:30 am

Both In-Person and Via Zoom or Skype

Language Coordinators

Language Coordinators are able to help you with specific questions about the language they advise for. They may also be able to help with placement and/ or proficiency exams. Some Coordinators advise for more than one language.


Associate Professor of French, French Language Program Director
Wescoe Hall, Room 2060
Spring 2022 Office Hours:

T Th 11:00-12:00 pm or by appointment

Both In-Person and Via Zoom or Skype



Assistant Teaching Professor, Coordinator, Italian Language Program
Wescoe Hall, Room 2063
Spring 2022 Office Hours:

T 1:30-3:30 pm and by appointment

Via Zoom or Skype


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